Pen-y-Coedcae Marching Camp
Marching or Temporary Camps
This large temporary marching camp lies some 6½ miles west of the fort at Caerphilly in Mid-Glamorgan. The camp has been attributed to the campaigns of Sextus Julius Frontinus sometime during the period 73AD to 78, along with other large camps at Blaen-cwm-Bach and Twyn-y-Briddallt.
Map References for Pen-y-coedcae Camp
References for Pen-y-coedcae Camp
- The Roman Frontier in Wales by V.E. Nash-Williams (Cardiff 1969) p.124;
- RCAHMW Glamorgan Volume 1 Part 2: The Iron Age and Roman Occupation (1976) #740 p.99 & fig.56;
- Britannia xxvii (1996) pp.393/4.
Roman Roads near Pen-y-coedcae Camp